Awgu School Bus Crash: Peter Obi Visits School Where A Fatal Bus Accident Killed 11
Former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has visited Presentation Nursery and Primary School, Awgu, Enugu State where 10 pupils and staff recently lost their lives in a road accident.
Peter Obi during his visit also presented a cheque of N1 million to the management of the school to help them upgrade their infrastructure. He also consoled the school students who lost their peers in the accident.
Addressing staff and pupils of the school, Obi said, “I understand the trauma associated with losing one’s friends or school mate.
“I have also lost some of my friends to the cold hands of death during my school days at St Charles College, Onitsha. I am here to condole with the staff and students of the school and encourage you to accept the loss as the will of the Almighty.
Catholic Bishop of Awgu Diocese, Most Rev J. I. Okoye who received Obi while responding said they had accepted the accident as the will of God.
He thanked Ex-Governor Peter Obi for his benevolence and leadership attributes which are lacking in today’s society